IABA Foundation grants one or more scholarships each year to law students who have demonstrated a commitment to the advancement of the Iranian-American community. Applicants must be of Iranian heritage and full-time students at an accredited law school (applications from UCI School of Law will be accepted) in the United States who are not otherwise receiving full educational funding from another organization.
Our scholarships are generously funded by local IABA Chapters and by donations from individual sponsors. We are privileged and proud to have the support of our local Chapters and members of our legal community in building a team to support the future success of Iranian students.
$10,000 Scholarship to a female Iranian American law student:
Bita Daryabari has generously established a scholarship of $10,000, to be awarded to a female Iranian-American law school student. Applicants must be female, of Iranian heritage and full-time students at an accredited law school in the United States who are not otherwise receiving full educational funding from another organization.
$5,000 Scholraship to an Iranian American Law Student:
Ali Mojdehi and Cooley, LLP have generously established a scholarship of $5,000, to be awarded to an Iranian-American law school student. Applicants must be of Iranian heritage and full-time students at an accredited law school in the United States who are not otherwise receiving full educational funding from another organization.
For a second year in a row, we are proud to announce an additional award to the scholarship prize. In addition to the financial reward that will be granted to the scholarship recipient, Practice Pro, formerly known as 3L+ Law Prep, and Niki Khoshzamir Moore (CEO & Founder), are generously sponsoring the IABA scholarship recipient(s) with the opportunity to take advantage of the skills training seminars and coaching programs provided by the prep course. The IABA scholarship recipient(s) will receive a 3-month career coaching package, and full-tuition scholarship to attend a Practice Pro Career Conference and/or New Attorney Basics seminar. For more information on Practice Pro, visit http://www.3lplus.com.
If you would like to apply for the IABA Scholarship, please submit the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline: (1) a resume detailing your education and work and community experience; (2) official law school and college transcripts; (3) a brief statement articulating why you chose to attend law school, why you would like to become an attorney, and how you believe you will make a difference as an attorney on issues of concern and interest to the Iranian-American community; and (4) this application.
The deadline for applying for the 2016 scholarship is March 31, 2016 by 11:59 PM.
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IABA SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS 2015